• Patients
  • Doctors use several methods to diagnose EIB, often starting with a patient history to determine what symptoms patients experience and if they occur exclusively around exercise. (goodwaysfitness.co.in)
  • Exposure to allergens and irritants in the environment can also be a cause, which is why allergy tests are done on some patients. (goodwaysfitness.co.in)
  • Patients blow into a spirometer to set a baseline for their lung capacity and volume, then blow into it again at various points after they begin exercising, because symptoms often begin 10-15 minutes or so after starting exercise. (goodwaysfitness.co.in)
  • either
  • For the regular Joe, a few puffs of salbutomol (also known as albuterol, a beta2 agonist/bronchodilator), either 15 minutes before exercise to prevent symptoms or right after exercise, is a common treatment, Simon says. (goodwaysfitness.co.in)
  • Combining fish oil and vitamin C supplementation will provide a greater anti-inflammatory effect against developing exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (EIB) than either nutritional supplement alone. (clinicaltrials.gov)